ringtail

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noun ring·tail \-ˌtāl\

Definition of ringtail

  1. 1 :  raccoon

  2. 2 :  a carnivore (Bassariscus astutus) of the western U.S. and Mexico that is related to and resembles the raccoon —called also cacomistle, civet cat, ringtail cat, ringtailed cat

  3. 3 :  capuchin 3

1844

First Known Use of ringtail

1844


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